The railways is in the process of converting its Linke Hofmann Bosche coaches, which use two power cars at either end for its power supply, into the HOG system.
Construction of a dedicated freight corridor will enable cargo traffic to move from the existing lines, allowing more passenger trains to run on them, a railway official said.
The railway police in Delhi is having a tough time as a bulk of phone calls — about 80 per cent — on its helpline per day is related to requests for pizza delivery, mobile recharges or other such trivial matters.
According to the official, 15 trainsets will be rolled out in 2020 whereas 25 trains will be rolled out in 2021.
"The Delhi-Katra Vande Bharat Express has completed all trials and will be run before the festival season begins from October," Vinod Kumar Yadav said.
This will be the 20th bench of the Railway Claims Tribunal in the country.
The SPVs of IL&FS which have been running the Metro served termination notices stating breach of contract.
After commercial operation of first phase in November 2013 and second phase in March 2017, RMGL had expected to get ridership of high-end office-goers and residents of new Gurugram living in DLF city.
"I call upon the CII and the railways to work together to make 150 of its stations green in the coming year to coincide with Mahatma Gandhi's 150th birth anniversary," Suresh Angadi said.
K-RIDE to recruit experts from fields such as civil, mechanical, electrical engineering, signalling, safety, human resource, finance for implementation.
The bullet train corridor will have 12 stations across its 508-km stretch between Ahmedabad and Mumbai.
This comes as the national transporter announced a series of measures to boost demand from the industry including waiving off of certain freight charges temporarily.
Railways is already using pottery products at Varanasi and Rae Bareilly railway stations in Uttar Pradesh.
No concessions, privileges or duty passes will be allowed on these trains.
"Indian Railways also undertook massive 'Shramdaan' with participation from all stakeholders on plastic waste collection on the first day of SHS today.
In his Independence Day speech, Modi had appealed to the nation to eliminate single-use plastic and find alternatives to plastic water bottles on a priority basis.
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